Common name of Sebastapistes strongia
 
Common name Barchin scorpionfish
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country South Africa
Locality
Ref. Eschmeyer, W.N., 1986
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core non-fish animal
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks Scorpionfishes get their name as many have venomous spines which can inflict very painful wounds (Ref. 5288).
 
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
Checked by Garilao, Cristina V.
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